The World of Microbes on the Internet

June 23-35, 1998, Lubbock Regional Services Center, Lubbock, TX

June 8-12, 1998, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM

workshop presented by

The Southwest Biotechnology and Informatics Center

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The “World of Microbes on the Internet” workshop was presented for K-12 educators June 8-12 and June 23-25, 1998, for the Las Cruces, NM and Lubbock, TX areas, respectively. The workshop presentations covered “The World of Microbes” and the use of computer technology to bring this type of science into the K-12 classroom.

The workshop included:

  • tutorials to provide participants with basic computer and Internet skills.
  • many discussion sessions allowing for coverage of the topics that were of most interest to the participants.
  • hands on laboratory experiments to provide the participants with experience in activities they could use to teach their own students.
  • the designing and creation of participant authored web pages presenting information on microbes.

Workshop Presentations and Handouts – Microsoft Power Point 97 presentations, they may be viewed on-line or downloaded.

Participant Authored Web Pages

Workshop Photo Album